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Questions tagged [x-men-cinematic-universe]

For questions about the X-Men cinematic universe, distributed by 20th Century Fox. Always use in conjunction with the [marvel] tag and with any relevant film tags, e.g. [x-men-days-of-future-past]

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The original powers of En Sabah Nur?

What are the original powers of En Sabah Nur? I have read on marvel's website that He quickly became a rebel and was even killed by agents of Ozymandias, only to be revived soon after due to his ...
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Are Nina from “X-Men: Apocalypse” and Anya from comics the same character? What are her powers?

In the movie X-Men: Apocalypse, there is a little girl called Nina, who is according the plot the daughter of Magneto. This girl apparently has a power related with animals or nature. I was ...
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Is Sabretooth still alive?

I don't understand why this character is still alive, I thought he had died in another movie. I thought Logan had killed him. Did they resurrect him? Or was he rescued by someone? I don't know if I'm ...
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Did Apocalypse enhance mutants' superpowers permanently?

Is Charles Xavier the only one whose powers were not permanently affected? This question assumes that Apocalypse enhanced mutants' superpowers permanently. Is this true? I want proper citation. I am ...
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Why did Apocalypse destroy all nuclear weapons?

In X-Men: Apocalypse movie, when Apocalypse gained control of mankind, he simply used that superpower to destroy all nuclear weapons. At that time, I thought that he was going to enforce peace to ...
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How did this bullet pass through Wolverine's Adamantium-covered skull?

Wolverine's whole body has an Adamantium layer underneath his skin. Adamantium is an indestructible metal, as shown in X-Men: The Last Stand but in X-Men 2 a policeman shoots Wolverine in the face, ...
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How long was Deadpool at The Workshop?

In the 2016 film Deadpool, the protagonist Wade Wilson volunteers for a series of experiments at The Workshop - a facility similar to the Weapon X Program that created Wolverine. The montage of his ...
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Who was Rictor speaking to over the radio?

In Logan, We see this character talk to someone over the radio towards the end of the film. Who is Rictor talking to?
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What are Deadpool's Katanas made of?

In the Deadpool movie, there is a scene where Deadpool throws one of his swords at Ajax's motorbike's front wheel and then Ajax proceeds to fly over the handle bars. Then in the next scene Deadpool ...
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Why did Donald Pierce need Laura?

In the movie Logan, Donald Pierce spends much time and energy trying to capture Laura. In retrospect, had Donald Pierce simply not worried about Laura, he would still be alive and still have his super ...
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Does “Logan” have continuity with X-men movies? Which ones?

So we know the event's of 2013's The Wolverine took place in the original timeline. So just HOW does Logan have the Samurai sword in "Logan"? I guess the events of The Wolverine still could have ended ...
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Who hired Wade to scare Jeremy (the pizza guy)?

In Deadpool, Wade Wilson is hired to scare Jeremy the Pizza Guy from stalking Meghan Orlovsky. But at around 2:20 in the below YouTube video, it seems as though this is the first time he has met ...
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Was the Fantastic 4 reboot movie supposed to be in the same universe as X-Men?

Before the release of the Fantastic Four (2015), I remember they were promoting the movie along with the X-Men star cast, at the Comic Con. There were a lot of talks that it might be in the same ...
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On the beach in X-Men: First Class, why didn't Erik just take Moira's gun using his power?

In the end of X-Men: First Class, Erik has knocked Charles down, and is directing the missiles towards Moira, in an attempt to stop him, begins to shoot at him, and Erik deflects the bullets. Why ...
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Is Charles Xavier the only one whose powers were not permanently affected?

In X-Men Apocalypse, Apocalypse permanently enhances any mutant he chooses. In order of appearance Apocalypse increases the powers of Storm Psylocke Angel Magneto By all accounts every one of them ...
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Are the adamantium rules from previous Wolverine movies now not canon after “Logan”?

In Logan, we see that But in previous Wolverine movies, X-Men Origins: Wolverine Adamantium bullets did not kill Wolverine The Wolverine the Silver Samurai had to have super heated Adamantium to ...
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How many times has Apocalypse transferred his powers into another mutant's body?

In X:Men Apocalypse we are shown Apocalypse transferring not only his consciousness, but his powers into another mutant's body: Without any reference to the comics, ...
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Were the robots at the end of 'X-Men: Apocalypse' Sentinels?

Were the robots at the end of X-men: Apocalypse Sentinels? I assumed they were, but I also heard otherwise.
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Was Xavier responsible for the Westchester Incident?

If you go to the wiki page for Logan, it states in the plot section that But there's no citation for this, and from what I remember the movie left it intentionally ambiguous. However, it seems to be ...
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What happened to Magneto?

Magneto was MIA in the movie Logan. Chronologically, he was last seen near the end of Days of Future Past, in 2023. It would seem he hasn't seen Charles, Logan, and the X-men since then.
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Where does Charles Xavier's seizure power come from? [duplicate]

In Logan, Charles Xavier suffers from dementia. He has seizures which seem to cause shock waves, resulting in headaches, and time slowing down. Does he have this power in the comics?
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Is X-24 a cyborg or bionic?

In the movie Logan, a character gets introduced called X-24, a mutant weapon created by Transigen, who is actually What I'm interested to know is, is X-24 a cyborg or bionic? excluding his "skeleton"...
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Were these three the last surviving natural born mutants?

In Logan we have the following interactions: While Logan is listening to the radio and a talk-show host says, "It's 2029, why are still talking about mutants?" While Charles and Logan are discussing ...
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Who is pictured in this still from “X-Men: Days of Future Past”?

This frame was shown during the scene when Bishop and Kitty run in mutants' hideout. What are those pictures?
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What made the Munsons think that Laura was a mutant?

In Logan, the titular Logan along with Professor X and Laura are traveling when they stop to help the Munsons, a family of farmers. Throughout the encounter, Logan and the others keep their true ...
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In Logan, what disease is this character dying of?

In the 2017 movie Logan, is dying of some disease, which is causing him to age and not regenerate as well. When he is helped by the small town doctor, the doctor offers to run some tests to help ...
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What are the essential films one needs to watch before “Logan”?

My best friend and I are planning to go see Logan soon, but she doesn't have the time to watch eight X-Men movies beforehand. What are the most important movies to have seen before Logan?
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What are the non-contemporaneous items or design choices in Logan?

This is a follow up to this question Logan takes place in 2029 in Mexico, Texas, Oklahoma and other wilderness locations. Besides the obviously sci-fi elements (cybernetic mutants and their weapons, ...
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How did Wolverine get his Adamantium claws back? [duplicate]

In "The Wolverine", during the final battle, the Silver Samurai heats up his sword and cuts off Wolverine's Adamantium claws: Then, after the Silver Samurai has been ...
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In the X-Men cinematic universe, is Apocalypse the first mutant?

In the movie X-Men: Apocalypse, it seems that Apocalypse (En Sabah Nur) is the first mutant ever, given that he was alive around 3600 BC. Is there any canon information from the cinematic universe, ...
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Are there any non-contemporaneous items in the Logan trailers? [duplicate]

Is has been established that Logan takes place in 2029. And, as can be seen from the trailers 1 and 2, it takes place in desert terrain in Oklahoma, Texas, and Mexico. So most things are old and ...
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Since when do X-Men comics exist in X-Men?

In the second Logan trailer, we see that X-Men comics exist in the X-Men universe: LOGAN: [leafs through X-Men comic] We've got ourselves an X-Men fan ... Maybe ...
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Why is Logan locked in a well at the start of The Wolverine?

The opening scene of The Wolverine shows Logan in a POW camp when the bomb is dropped on Nagasaki. Why is he in a Japanese POW camp and more specifically, why is he locked in a well separate from ...
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Can X-23 physically grow?

Laura, also known as X-23 is a young mutant who can heal. If her bones are covered in adamantium, how can she ever grow?
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Does Logan (Wolverine) get drunk?

It's not difficult to find scenes of Logan drinking. Here's one (NSFW) Does Logan get drunk? If not, why does he drink? If yes, shouldn't his healing factor ...
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What is the track in the Logan (2017) trailer?

Here's the trailer in question: What is this compelling song?
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Why does Raven rescue Logan?

So, I just watched Days of Future Past and I'm trying to understand something. During the film, Logan and Raven have only onea direct interaction together: the fight in Paris where Trask was ...
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Was there ever consideration of a scene concerning Beast in Deadpool?

Near the end of the 2016 film Deadpool, one of the lines Wade shouts out is: "And tell Beast to stop shitting on my lawn!" I heard rumors that they had actually considered bringing in Nicholas ...
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If telepaths can influence minds, why don't they fix the world and bring peace?

Telepath mutants such as Charles Xavier, Jean Grey, Emma Frost, etc... are powerful telepaths who can exhibit awesome telepathic feats and abilities. If they can influence the minds of others to the ...
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How fast does Wolverine heal compared to the average human? [closed]

From comic/movie sources, how many times faster could Wolverine heal than the average human? Non-canon counts if you need to use it. What is his healing time rate compared to the average, healthy ...
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Has Logan aged considerably in the new movie Logan? [duplicate]

In the new trailer we see Logan at the very end holding hands with a girl (sorry I don't know who she is), also throughout the clip we see his beard and there are quite a lot grey hairs in it: ...
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Why did Wolverine quickly age to about 30, then stop?

In the first scene of X-Men Origins: Wolverine, which is set in 1845, James Howlett (Wolverine) witnesses his father's death and that activates his mutation. Logan runs away with his brother, Victor. ...
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Does Wolverine's healing factor still work properly in Logan (the movie)?

In the trailer for the upcoming movie Logan (2016), we can see that Wolverine's back is covered in scars: However, in the rest of Fox's X-Men/Wolverine movies, he ...
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How can Charles Xavier be alive in the movie Logan?

The trailer for Logan shows Charles Xavier to be still alive, even though enough time has passed for Wolverine to look much older than we’ve seen him in previous films. This is very difficult to ...
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Why does Quicksilver hold Magneto's head, but not everyone at Xavier's school?

In Days of Future Past, Quicksilver holds Magneto's head to prevent whiplash. However, in Apocalypse, Quicksilver not only ignores holding heads (not everyone), he also throws people. Did they make a ...
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Does Deadpool feel pain in the Deadpool movie

This is specifically a question for the Deadpool 2016 movie. In this question, Does Deadpool feel pain? It is pretty clear that Deadpool feels pain: But, in the movie he seems to not feel pain very ...
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Who leaked the Deadpool footage?

Deadpool has taken a long time to make and Ryan Renolds has stated that it took over 11 years from its concept. So who leaked the footage for deadpool? Ryan Reynolds Recounts Making of 'Deadpool': "...
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What is Deadpool's sexual orientation?

What actually is his sexual orientation in the movie? The comics show a more male to male gay attraction in a lot of scenes, such as the one below: In the movie we are shown a scene where he and ...
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Mystique and transformed physical abilities

Related: Can Mystique create objects? Spoilers ahead. In the first movie, when Mystique impersonates Wolverine, she was able to cut the chain holding the door in place with her "claws". Then, in ...
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Why does Charles ignore Magneto's actions?

Minor spoilers in the question - you might want to skip this if you haven't seen the movie. In the climax of X-Man: Apocalypse, Magneto is wreaking havoc (pun intended) on the Earth. Magneto is ...